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Archives: June 6, 2011

Israeli troops shoot hundreds of protesters in Syria, 20 dead

When your dog goes "Woof", is it normally a good thing or a bad thing?

US missile strike kills seven in Pakistan

Conspiracy theories abound in American politics

Our Political System Favors Incumbents to an Unhealthy Degree

I spoke with Robert Kennedy briefly, and shook his hand in Indianapolis in April of '68.


Republicans care about Americans: 1.7%, to be exact

Lightning over Chilean Volcano

The non-mysteriousness of liberal support for deficit reduction

NATO Batters Tripoli Ahead Of Russian Envoy Visit Imed Lamloum | June 06, 2011

Death of al-Qaeda Leader May Raise Support for Drone Attacks

2 Are Killed in Sixth NATO Copter Crash Since Late April in Afghanistan

Whistleblowers? Throw the book! Bankers? Not so much....

Business idea: The Smoking Lounge

Business idea: The Smoking Lounge

Tomorrow, former CBS anchor Katie Couric will announce deal with ABC for syndicated talk show

D-Day fireworks and a USA soldier interaction

Wisconsin: Republicans caught trying to run fake Democrats in recall elections.

REPUBLICANS: Let's be like Pakistan!!!

Right Wing Talker Bill Cunningham Threatens 'Intifada' Against (OH Gov) 'Kasich The First'

Manning snitch reveals stupidity

Rick Santorum's father and grandparents are from Italy. Where are the birthers now?

Did The Cable Industry Pay Ralph Reed Millions of Dollars to Orchestrate Tea Party Opposition to Net

Did The Cable Industry Pay Ralph Reed Millions of Dollars to Orchestrate Tea Party Opposition to Net

The SEC Foxes -- toon

KRUGMAN: "Repubs get huffy when you call their plan a voucher scheme-but that’s exactly what it is"

Watch for Falling Infrastructure

Our Tahrir Square: DC's Freedom Plaza on October 6th

Michael Moore offers job to fired Senate page (from Canada)

US doesn't make cut for happiest nations list

"I'd like to hire Hillary Clinton. She looks unhappy at the State Department. She'd get ratings."

So why do we get mad at oil companies for increasing prices but medical costs are just fine

self delete

Congestion Pricing: Not Coming Soon to a US City Near You

Radioactivity of materials released in Fukushima nuclear crisis revised upward

Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere

The United Nations has declared Internet access a human right

Santorum to announce candidacy for president

The Nation: Vouchers: They're Baaaaaack!

They fought to end tyranny

Axelrod to 'yammering' GOP: Come up with your own jobs plan

I hope the person that fainted at Santorum's rally had good health coverage.

House 18% spending cap is as bad and infeasible a policy as the Senate’s

House 18% spending cap is as bad and infeasible a policy as the Senate’s

Breitbart Dedicated His Book To Clarence Thomas & Has Untreated ADD

An interesting broadcast...

how we got here...

Fukushima radioactive water could overflow soon

Santorum: All men are created equal, except the the gays

Bleccchhhh, even C-span is covering Santorum.

In Alabama, a Harsh Bill for Residents Here Illegally

Triumph of the Shill

I'm Offended That Santorum Chose Somerset To Announce

I'm Offended That Santorum Chose Somerset To Announce

Usually a job engine, localities slow US economy

Had an interesting conversation last night with a female coworker...

It's About Politics, Stupid: A Political War, Being Fought Militarily

McClatchy: New film on Palin is a fawning one-sided valentine to herself

U.S. mulls larger troop pullout from Afghanistan: report

Silk Road: The Website With Every Illegal Drug Imaginable For Sale

Rick Santorum announces Presidential Run.

Three arrested, accused of illegally feeding homeless

Metra begins Qiuet Car Operations Today...Chicago Tribune

Metra begins Qiuet Car Operations Today...Chicago Tribune

Metra begins Qiuet Car Operations Today...Chicago Tribune

Sigh. Breitbart is posting pictures.

Any news on Breitbart's syphilis? I read reports he was tweeting pics of his syphilitic genitals to

Netanyahu Considering French Peace Plan–Based On 1967 Borders

Stained Then Blamed for the Stain

The Pentagon's Big Contractors Lobby Big and Get in Big Trouble

Patients in arrears face collectors

"Slick" Santorum

"Slick" Santorum

Tenth Anniversary of the Bush-era Tax Cuts

Santorum seriously running for President?????

Santorum seriously running for President?????

Gaddafi regime fails to fool media over injured child

GOP Senators Block Nobel Prize Winner in Economics from Joining Federal Reserve

GOP Senators Block Nobel Prize Winner in Economics from Joining Federal Reserve

Conservapedia edits entry on Paul Revere to conform to Sarah Palin's bizarre take on history...

State, local governments set to see record job cuts, layoffs

Proof you don't need to hide the truth. Just delay it for a while. No one will even notice

World's ocean temps are warmest on record

Billions Wasted on Unsustainable Projects in Iraq and Afghanistan

There Once Was a UNION Maid---In the Dominique Strauss-Kahn case, a union made all the difference.

Fox News chairman: ‘I’d like to hire Hillary Clinton’

Kucinich: End the Fed & Create Full Employment

Sarah Palin and Gotcha Questions

Sarah Palin and Gotcha Questions

Tea Party Starting to Implode - This Proves It

There's a new GoodHair in TX: a fighting Dem, state Senator Wendy DAVIS

Afghanistan Involvement May Be Preparing More Terrorists

HEY, Governor Crispy Christie, was it it about you and women?

Paul Revere in his own words - via NPR

In defense of Canada [healthcare system]

Why is the US Waging Perpetual War on Cuba's Health Care System?

Wisconsin: DOJ says public workers may have to make back payments for benefits

Winning the Nobel Prize in Economics Makes You Unqualified

China threat over EU airline emissions trading

China threat over EU airline emissions trading

Santorum: Health Care Disrespects Those Who Fought At Normandy

Sarah Palin and profit-motive politics

What about us?

Obama Nearly Triples Bagram Detainee Population

One in four US hackers 'is an FBI informer'- The Guardian

Wisconsin: Eggs thrown at Walkerville

Deadwood: a photo essay (DIAL-UP WARNING)

D-Day -Saving Ryan’s Privatization.

Obama’s Nobel-winning Fed pick withdraws, slams partisan politics

Limerick, Pa. nuke plant keeps turning itself off

Ron Paul: They’re not mocking my candidacy any more

"Impeach Comrade Obama!"

Bahrain doctors, nurses charged for treating protesters

Toon from the Past...(caution: large image)

If Rep Weiner did send that picture, that means....

Rick Santorum says he's running for President.

Top GOP lawmaker refutes tea party claims about the debt ceiling

Jurors Believed Cops Were Guilty of Rape, But Lack of DNA Forced Acquittal

Apparently, all the GOP has to do to win is produce photos and

Fox News Shows Tina Fey In On-Screen Graphic For Sarah Palin

Hubble Watches a Celestial Prologue

Seattle college student caught in ‘Weinergate’ cries foul


U.N. study: $40 billion annual investment needed for global carbon reduction

Thom Hartmann just said that the Palinheads are trying to edit Wikipedia......

Has anyone ventured over to freeperville to see how Dumbfuckistan is handling Paul Revere?

Norquist’s Taxpayer Protection Pledge is the Height of Fiscal Irresponsibility

Egyptian organizer Alaa abd el Fattah speaks at the Personal Democracy Forum


Reality Check: Podcast

Andy Carvin speaks of Mo and Perditta Nabbous (Libya) at Personal Democracy Forum 2011

Koch Brothers Busy Running On Empty

Poor Breitbart has really lost it: he's posted a picture of Weiner with some kitties

Poor Breitbart has really lost it: he's posted a picture of Weiner with some kitties

Anonymous reveals passwords for hundreds of Middle East government email accounts


Obama Won’t Speak Out about Debt, Too Concerned What “Markets” Will Think

Breitbart at it again re Weiner: Claims a new woman has come forward

42 Million Displaced by Natural Disasters in 2010

New Jersey public sector retirements soar as Emperor Christie threatens to gut benefits

Medicare’s problem is that government controls too little of the health care system.

Big lie being pushed by the GOP around town recently: Obama has hired 500,000 new federal workers

5 U.S. troops killed in Iraq, military says

5 U.S. troops killed in Iraq, military says


This Song Gets Truer Everyday

Lil' Ricky Man-on-Dog plans to throw his hat into the 2012 ring today. USA! USA! WOOF! USA! USA!

Why put a business in the wife’ name only? Is this a tax dodge or something else?

Alabama congressmen pad defense budget; deny earmark label (B'ham News)

Am looking for the House roll call list re: Anti-Abortion legislation-14 Dems



Great article on income inequality in America

Irony-challenged Dana Perino says Obama admn. needs to 'take responsibility' for the economy

FCC complaint accuses Verizon of violating law by blocking tethering software

Disney Said to Cut 20% at Film Studio

Michael Hudson: Will Greece Let EU Central Bankers Destroy Democracy?

Brietbart has already suceeded

Fox News Turns Away From Anthony Weiner Scandal

It IS a seriously creepy photo.

It IS a seriously creepy photo.

DC Attorney general's office wants federal investigation of Team Thomas nonprofit

Schumer: Medicare benefit cuts are off the table

Want to fix Congress? Raise their salaries!

Fox News panel speculates that Rep. Anthony Weiner is enjoying Weinergate

An overlooked fact about marijuana

is this all they've got?

The World's Most Senseless War

Not Resting on Their Laurels, Wisconsinites Establish Walkerville

Monday stress vaccine: The Arctic Light

I guess NYC won't get a Weiner Waiver for Obamacare now.

I had a long-term, long distance relationship with a man once

A little advice to the talking heads and Palin, Bachmann etc..

The Fed Is All There Is?

Is Snowflake Snookie even aware that there was no 2nd Amendment in 1775?

U.N. Report Declares Internet Access a Human Right

If I were Anthony Weiner

Female Combat Troops Will Link to Afghan Women for New York National Guard's 27th Brigade

If I have this right, in Orlando you can only be a Christian and feed

Spat over Boeing plant sparks political firestorm

Nurses Open Letter to Wisconsinites – Carry on!

Breitbart breaks photo of President Obama's Weiner.

Is this statement true? When a nuclear reactor is running normal it is right on the edge of disaster

Patti Labelle sued over airport attack.

Warning The British Would Have Made Revere A Traitor, Not A Patriot!

Paul Revere's Ride, With Apologies to Longfellow

"American planes, full of holes and wounded men and corpses, took off backwards...

Conservative Site Posts New Weiner Pics

TIFWIW...Per Radar Online....Another Woman comes forward - Weinergate

Semi-nude photo of President Obama shocks nation....

Michele Bachmann Said What!?

Another Oxymoron - "Jobless Recovery" or where did the $$ really go...

Oldie-but-goodie: Michele Bachmann is Hot for Jesus !!!!

American Justice: Wealthy hit-and-run driver who killed two people with his Porsche avoids jail

I'm watching Headline News

delete please

RickSantorumPR on Twitter is a treasure trove of great quotes

Paul Revere on Sarah Palin

So what does Anthony Weiner do now?

Wisconsin: Walker budget finds another $128 M for corporate tax breaks

Santorum: "I'm frothing at the butt to lead"

Should we be less cliquey as democrats

Should we be less cliquey as democrats

Wisconsin: Feingold leads protest in Madison. Arrests reported.

Breitbart is at the Weiner presser, according to Ben Smith.

4000 kids are homeless in Austin. Perry has something to be proud of.

The Gnurrs Come From the Voodvork Out

All these young politicians need to learn some hard facts

Barack Obama's private golf club

Wash Post: troops asking Gates what bin laden's death means for them

"Best Health Care in the World, Baby!"

Rick Perry to Host Hate Group-Funded Prayer Summit

Which of those two is the better model for another country to strive to be like?

Breaking News: Andrew Breitbart still has syphilis

Wisconsin: Top Republican justifies running "false flag" Democrats in Recalls

Weiner to hold press conference at 4:00.

Dykstra charged with auto theft, drug possession

Theory on Twitter: Breitbart faked Weiner press conference

Marking D-Day with massive U.S. paintball battle

Isn't attempting to blackmail a Congressman a felony?

Say it ain't so, Joe!

Weiner Press conference @ 4pm

Clarence Thomas Exonerated!

Oh ferfuckssake anymore.




Oh Anthony.. You're breaking my heart..

Weiner says that he is not resigning

Weiner says that he is not resigning

Damnit all to hell.. I thought for sure he was covering for someone else

Damn!!!!!! nt

Mad As Hell

I see who's happy and who's not.

Remember: WE didn't demand that Chris Lee resign.

This is not good, how can Weiner let this happen

CNN Weiner Press Conference video

He sounds like he is going to cry

I think Congressional leadership needs to offer a "social networking" class the same way schools do

Unrecommend every post about Anthony Weiner today.

MSNBC still pushing the Weiner lewd pictures meme. Developing story.

Lydia Leftcoast found this, it's too good not to repost. NYT blog comment on Medicare.

Eminem mocks Lady Gaga in new song

Rep Weiner needs to take a lesson from Bob Barker

Rep Weiner needs to take a lesson from Bob Barker

Weiner says the picture is his.

Kate Gosselin: Things Are 'More Peaceful' Between Jon and Me

Aw, c'mon - if you're going to photoshop, at least make it realistic!

Was Fukushima Too Big to Fail?

I wonder if there enough Weiner Pics to do a calendar

Weiner just admitted it. He lied. Period. nt

Twilight's Nikki Reed Engaged: "He's the One!"

Al Queda Leader Ilyas Kashmir Dead! Again??

Chris Lee and Anthony Weiner

Weiner has my respect for owning what he's done.

Here's Anthony Weiner

The Lessons

What upsets me about Weiner

So much for all of the hacking theories. n/t

Power corrupts, sad but true.

Until men can keep their dicks in their pants, it's time for women to take over.

Jurors Believed Cops Were Guilty of Rape, But Lack of DNA Forced Acquittal

Is there something in the water in DC that makes Congressmen and other govt officials stupid???????

just a reminder - Homeless Families In America Increase By 9 Percent

Clock Ticks for a Key Homeless Program

OK - now that Weiner's come clean, can we get on to the stories about

Trevor Donovan Axed From '90210'

MarketWatch: Five down weeks stir crash whispers

Proud to be an American?

Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' Album Banned In Lebanon

I'm about to have a very bad day.

Where are all the DUers who were wailing about the "Weinergate" conspiracy?

"I don't see him abusing the public trust" - Tim Carney, Wash Examiner

The Sanctorectum Candidate: Hidden Agenda

Based upon past performance, is Andrew Breitbart still a right wing propagandist?

Any news on John Boehner's alleged affair with the lobbyist?

Any news on John Boehner's alleged affair with the lobbyist?

Cannot wait to see rachel tonight! I pity Weiner! n-t

The tragedy is that this give some credibility to Breitbart.....

Rachel. What's your battle plan for tonight?

Another picture of a dick pops up in Weinergate:

Rep. Wiener... Do not Resign

He really should end this press conference already

Now Can We Leave?

I'm texting a picture of my dick to Breitbart.

Lest we forget: "Vitter receives standing ovation at SRLC"

So,I guess John Stewart was wrong. About the junk, I mean. n/t

Why do these guys get married?

Lest we forget: "Vitter receives standing ovation at SRLC"

Does this mean that Breitbart DOESN'T have syphilis?

Swiss compare their immigration mindset to America's

Roundup: Poll Finds Growing Support In Mass. For Health Law - among other news

It could have been worse. Pity this poor Senator:

Coldplay Reveals New Songs At German Music Festival

David Gergen can go fuck himself too nt

I've decided to wash my floor today

Flirting on the net is not a crime nt

Why aren't people tested for Valium, Darvon or other barbiturates?

The difference between them and us is that we apologize for our mistakes...

Hartzler compares gay marriage to incest, allowing 3 year olds to drive

The best thing Weiner can do when he returns to the House floor is not to let up. . .

I need a new favorite congressman.

The News is telling me that a politician lied.

Weiner: "I have made terrible mistakes"

Cancer costs put treatments out of reach for many

Sykes, race, sexuality, and oppression Olympics


Out-of-Pocket Costs for Some Cancer Patients Top $700 Monthly

Weiner's safe.

Missouri River levee breaches seen likely: official

I will react the same way to the next Breibart exclusive

I was one of the last guys to stand with Eric Massa. I still stand with Anthony Weiner.

Which evil fuck can Anthony Wiener be compared to?

Is this blackmail? Remember the Bill Cosby case?

Indiana argues to keep Planned Parenthood funds ban

If Anthony Wiener were President facing a re-election, he'd have

If Anthony Wiener were President facing a re-election, he'd have

American Conservative Union former manager pleads guilty to embezelling

"I feel so much better about my child's future now that Weiner has come clean."

I'm just glad cell phones weren't as widely used during the Clinton presidency...

Giuliani demands that Mitt Romney apologize for his Massachusetts health care plan

Disappointed? Yes. Willing to lose someone who actually fights for me? No.

"Sovereign Citizen" goes on AK-47 rampage after seafood store tells him it has no crawfish

oh shit....(more weiner from breitbart)

Am I correct that Weiner's wife is not "standing by him" at the Press Conference?

There's no polite way to say this. A man's erection has no conscience.

Like it or not, Rep. Weiner almost certainly is done.

It's a sad commentary on modern journalism...

Now David Frum is being interviewed… I'm waiting for Dick Morris next nt

I wonder if Weiner has enough pics for a calendar

The biggest thing that Weiner needs to apologize for...

Gas is up 16 cents a gallon in two days. Oil is down. Makes perfect sense.

Hey Dems, if this nonsense does not wake us up, nothing will.

Who is a greater disappointment?

Anyone catch Benji Bronk at the Weiner Press Conf? nt

Banks are still stealing elderly people homes with "reverse mortgages"


He lied just like those before him

MSNBC sez Anthony Weiner is set to give a press conference

Breitbart on CNN live right now at the Weiner press conference

Twisted little schoolboys making something out of nothing

Here we go: Weiner Press Conference

Tweety and Richard Wolfe - why don't you mention

Tweety and Richard Wolfe - why don't you mention

When will we have a political system that protects the private lives of our representatives?

Still A Proud Rep. Weiner Supporter. He Works For Us, Not The Corporations.

CT Senate Passes Bill To Decriminalize Small Amounts Of Marijuana

The Lord Giveth & The Lord Taketh Away......

This really ticks me off! How the phuck did Weiner do this? I mean, how can a Congressman...

cops allow dog to die-

USC stripped of national title

Cut kids' health care, make deficits grow

So now we forget about everything for the next week and chase "crotchgate". nt

I'll apologize to Andrew Breitbart when he apologizes to Shirley Sherrod

House repeals automatic funds for resident training at health centers

Challenges Facing the American Dental System – Are They Solvable?

It's too bad that modern politics seems to attract so many people

It's too bad that modern politics seems to attract so many people

So you can wear diapers with prostitutes, toe-tap men in public restrooms,

Well, at least we have something to talk about besides Sarah Palin.

"Will you help support Arnold's love child"

So what happens with the Clarence Thomas scandal now?

Right-wing psycopathy: Big Bird and Elmo are part of a Pinko plot

Finally we know the truth, Politicians lie

The Weiner scandal will be old news by Friday when the

Nice to see everyone has weiner on the mind today

Wisconsin Dem chairman sees 'extremely high' chance of Dem Senate takeover

What Else May Have Happend During The 10 Day Weiner Tweet Fest

Do elected officials need to be held to a higher standard?

I Think He Handled It Great

Mass demonstrations in Spain spread across Europe

And in other nooz - Ricky "ManOnDawg" Sanatarium announces for prezidint.

Roundup: Choice is wrong focus in health debate

What did we all miss today because of "our" obsession with a penis?

Okay FINE...we will officially rename our junk from

Weiner's dick really is bigger then Brietbarts

U.S. Cancer Patients Face Barriers to Care, Study Finds

24,199 pages of Palin e-mails to be released Friday morning

My Weiner has a first name

I think I'll watch the Daily Show tonight. How about you? nt

You can disagree all you want...

Self-deleted by member

"For evangelicals, Bachmann ‘speaks our code’"

Seniors may swing 2012 vote on Medicare revolt

Buchanan: Evangelicals Would Support "Romney... Over "Barack ...Obama, Who's An African American

think of all the parents having to answer questions about this

When you say you can no longer trust Rep. Wiener, what do you mean by that?

It IS okay to not call for Weiner's resignation.

Anthony Weiner was not trying to find women to have relations with the way Chris Lee was

California Childcare Cuts Extend Family Homelessness

Post to Apologize to Andrew Breitbart

I didn't think Lee should have resigned and I don't think Weiner should resign

This whole Weiner thing will be down the memory hole by next week after

Does Weiner Have More To Cover Up Then Tweets?

Fuck you Anthony Weiner

Lesson of the day: Never trust/believe any politician when they start telling stories

So all the internets Dick Tracys and exotic theories have brought us to this.

For the record: I STILL Don't Give a Rat's Ass About Weiner

I'd like to thank Weiner for taking the wind out of Santorum's sails today

No one should resign based on their sexual indiscretions.

17,000 Homeless and at Risk Veterans to Benefit From More than $28 Million

Twitter: Pelosi and DCCC Chair Israel calling for ethics investigation of Weiner

You're correct. I think Repubs. are the ones to blow up this kind of

I think it's called 'exhibtionism', what Weiner did.

Weiner talk! Most fun since the 7th grade.

Americans still avoiding doctors, insurers say

Ten Signs The Double-Dip Recession Has Begun

Let's have no illusions here. Being a Democrat doesn't make you perfect.

Is Weiner the same as Jimmy Carter....meaning his is sexting the 2011 version of Carter

X-Ray Scan Reveals 513 Migrants in 2 Trucks

Just went over to another site and I was heartfully encouraged by

I stood behind Bill Clinton during Monica Gate

Steve Jobs

What ever happened to Nunya?

Eric Cantor: OK, Maybe The Debt Ceiling Deadline Is For Real

Eric Cantor: OK, Maybe The Debt Ceiling Deadline Is For Real

Is it a distraction for Rep. Weiner to refuse to resign?

"I wonder how many people the media will hire to poor over these emails."

Ben Ferguson vs. Thom Hartmann on unemployment this morning on CNN

What Weiner's next move should be.

What's more tacky? Weiner's crotch shots or the huge naked painting of Arnold hung in his home?

Wiener's admission aside, the stark fact remains that in

If Anthony Wiener was in your Congressional district?

Lee resigned to avoid the hell that Weiner is going through now

Will a Kurd be leading Turkey soon? Some very interesting developments in Turkey's election

Wisconsin: "Alberta Darling How Could You?" Ad runs against recall target

all of the people who posted "evidence" that Weiner was set up....

Thank You, Anthony Weiner

it is time yet for a draft?

LIBYA DISPATCH: Congresswoman McKinney leads independent fact-finding delegation

Costs of war hit home, politically

Costs of war hit home, politically

Millions homeless, jobs going overseas, Republicans trying to wreck

Simple poll, who thinks Weinergate was a setup

Weiner, Weiner, Weiner

Weiner is my Congressman

Pentagon Hires More Than 70,000 "Invisible Workers" And Treats Them Abominably

Bachmann Taps Rollins to Run Campaign

Health Hazard: How the House Republican Budget Resolution Would Dramatically Change Medicare

What Wiener did is not "flirting"

Seems to be a lot of support for Weiner on the DU. I love the man's fire. But what a fuckin idiot!

You know what? Better now than in October 2012. n/t

Weiners exposing his wiener was wrong, but exposing Thomas was more than right

Throwing out names like Vitter doesn't change anything

Want to gloat and celebrate about Rep Weiner? Please do so here, so I can add you to my ignore list.

Manslaughter For Sale

U.S. Plans Private Guard Force for Iraq

On Edwards AND Ensign...

For Soldiers With PTSD, A Profound Daily Struggle

For Soldiers With PTSD, A Profound Daily Struggle

It really is a tragedy. More important than a weiner

State Department blasted over private contractor management

Supreme Court allows class-action fraud lawsuit against Halliburton

Now that he's admitted it, I'm really torn about this Weiner thing

Out-of-work homeowners get little help

At least he didn't say it was because "He loved his country so much."

Celebrity Hacking 101 -- and How to Prevent It ~ AOL NEWS.COM

We are led by dumbasses. I am very disappointed.

What is the matter with these men? Is their country not more important

Operation Cupcake

The Topless Weiner Picture Is The Most Obscene.

"72 hours in Palm Springs are excrutiating"?

I now need to come up with at least another 1,000 punchlines.

Here's the Problem with What Wiener Has Done

Lying is what politicians DO. Get over it. It's WHAT they lie ABOUT that matters.

Lying is what politicians DO. Get over it. It's WHAT they lie ABOUT that matters.

It makes me sick that Breitbart is the biggest "winner" in all of this....

thank you weiner. hubby came home in the middle of my mad. oh... so good to see him

if only Weiner had an affair w/one of those women & in an apt. reserved for 9/11 rescue workers

Repubs Vote To Redefine Rape, Media Focuses On Weiner's Weiner

I'm not sure how much it matters and probably not much or anything

Weiner's judgment just as poor as John Edwards

Snuggly the Security Bear and Otto Pen (Mark Fiore annimation)

Why is WSJ on my Los Angeles PROGRESSIVE radio station?

I wonder how Spitzer will handle the Wiener story on his show tonight?

One Word Separates Pencil-Pushers and Pudknockers from the Heroic and Patriotic.

OK... Now that we know it's true, someone has to say it...

Let's just hope all the women Weiner sexted were of age

Roll Call: Failed VP Candidates Take Varied Trajectories

Our media: Democratic dick all day, all the time.

So how many days are we going to spend on Weiner's weiner?

Confused about Weiner

Jason Leopold on the Patriot Act and Obama's expansion of War.

What kind of person takes the podium away from someone he just tried to destroy .

Palin had to go to her home for a break?

Why do so many men in power do inappropriate sexual things?

I'm disgusted. Every good thing Weiner has done will be forgotten

Just turned on my TV for the first time today.

Al Sharpton V Pat Buchanan

Al Sharpton V Pat Buchanan

The Rude Pundit: Stupid Fucking Sarah Palin Quotes You Didn't Hear About

Tweety destroying Weiner claiming non-partisanship with Steele chiming in

Weiner......With Certitude He Just Lost all Credibility

The unofficial thread for credit to DU's Anthony Weiner skeptics.

Life is like a Weiner (well the joke is actually "Dick")

Yeah, OK ... but Breitbart's still a dick. nt

Too many "Democrats" on this site

Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi still having bunga-bunga parties

Former Mayor Daley’s son profited after airport Wi-Fi deal

Politicians have enemies. Why do they keep handing over their swords?

House and Senate Introduce Bill on U.S. Civilian Contractor Accountability Abroad

Republicans redistribute the wealth - to the wealthy

Married less than a year and he starts this shit??

I'm Done With Both Parties...

I'm Done With Both Parties...

Any DUers watching the love fest with General Petraeus, Gates and

Damn you Sarah Palin...

I think I'd like David Brock's perspective on today... trusted Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, I'll skip Carter, Raygun, Daddy Bush, Bill and W...

Nobody died when Weiner lied!

I didn't say much about Weiner because I didn't feel like being attacked

Why are we ignoring the mental issues that Weiner seem to have?

Tweety sez Weiner’s Wife Might Be ‘Partly Responsible,’ ... Later Backtracks

How can they be pro-life...

Does this mean that Andrew Briebart doesn't have syphilis ?

Non political: This is for all Star Wars fans out there

Non political: This is for all Star Wars fans out there

So When will the Media Investigate Breibart for ACORN

"He had a five minute window to shine in the light of legitimacy, and he blew it off."

I would roughly guess that

Hmmm. What was Fox News thinking with its graphics choices?

What Weiner did was disgusting and unforgiveable!

Supporting the Troops is more than a decal on your rear window

Will Weiner Resign?

If I was a Congressman, you were my wife or girlfriend, and you were interested in BDSM...

On a side note, why do some women kiss and tell?

Deep thought for the day...

Goolsbee Leaving as Top Economic Adviser

Help! All the “Weiner Lied!” posts are confusing me.

I have a new theory about Weiner

One If By Land, Two If By Sea, Three If By Palin

i would like to thank Rep. Weiner for his guts in standing up to these thugs

i would like to thank Rep. Weiner for his guts in standing up to these thugs

Dean Baker: Disaster Not Averted: Welcome to the Second Great Depression

Do you think the sexual emails and texts will be released?

Did anyone not think that politicians from both sides of the aisle could be slimy?

Did anyone not think that politicians from both sides of the aisle could be slimy?

U.S. Taxpayers Raked Over The Fake War Coals Again and Again

BREAKING NEWS: Weiner changes name to Boehner

"I Apologize To Andrew Breitbart..."

I'm just happy his name is Weiner.

Keith Olbermann Defines “Palin-guistics”

Wisconsin: Republican "family values" candidate swapped spouses.

It's Not Like Anthony Weiner Lied About Paul Revere

Not a rose by any other name,


It isn't the pic that is the is the lying.

WWJD? "Republican Hopefuls Woo Social Conservatives at Faith Conference"

How does one go about shooting down the "drug tests for welfare recipients" lie?

Weiner Lied....Nobody Died !

Can we maintain a little perspective on Weiner's Wiener, please?

Can we maintain a little perspective on Weiner's Wiener, please?

Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has won the 2011 Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism.

He's toast. CNN just said the last pic of Weiner

I have tried very hard for over a week to ignore Anthony Weiner

Former Illinois governor wanted reporters fired

Does Shirley Sherrod Think We Should Suddenly Trust Breitbart?

Weiner's Seat May Be Redistricted Away. Redistricting- The Least Sexy Topic

Weiner's Seat May Be Redistricted Away. Redistricting- The Least Sexy Topic

Consent Ends When Person is Asleep or Unconscious Canada SC Court Rules

Weiner Has To Go

So once again, a Democrat proves that he is no better than a 'Pug

I've never thought I had the right to know the truth about someone's sex life

WWII Ace Gen John R. Alison Dies

K&R if you're glad to b a Democrat!

Oh no....another Weiner pic.....hope this is the last one:

Thanks Weiner

Hey,BREIT, it wasn't ALL THAT,kay?!1 How's Orson?!1 n/t

Hey,BREIT, it wasn't ALL THAT,kay?!1 How's Orson?!1 n/t

EACH YEAR, Over In 50 (OVER 1.5 MILLION) Of Our Nation's Children Go To Sleep Without A Home

Did Britefart threaten to blackmail Congressman Weiner?

From LBN - "Louisiana Republican Aims To Overturn Roe v. Wade"

David Korten: The Great Stock Scam

Issa Aide Linked To Weiner Twitter Tormentors

Okay, I'm sick of thinking about Weiner and his giant-sized

Breitbart is now a national danger

Weiner appears to have used government resources...

Weiner should resign when David Vitter does

Exclusive: Bradley Manning’s father joins protesters at Ft. Leavenworth

Chronic unemployment worse than Great Depression

Dear Congress....

Weiner news stomped out all the Repubs today, even Palin

Foreskin Man- Comic Book Hero Fights Against Circumcision Deemed Anti-Semitic

Does physical appearance and charisma affect who we hold to higher standards?

"Top White House economist Goolsbee steps down"

Is a bipartisan coalition emerging to oppose the National Security State?

single congresspeople are not allowed romantic/sexual relationships online?

Reality check on Weiner. When will he resign?

Catholic confronts Rep. Paul Ryan over ‘Ayn Rand budget’ at religious conference

Weiner's GREAT speech at WHC dinner, seems so ironic now.

Wienergate: Check! Palin: Check! Walkerville: ???


Austan Goolsbee Resigning per Rachel Maddow...

I hope DU will be Weiner-less tomorrow

US drone attacks kill "at least 18" in Pakistan

A Frank discussion about Weiners

Anthony Weiner's hair dyeing bothers me more than his sexting.

How do I live stream MSNBC ? I don't have access right

Ugh...gues what "economist" NPR was interviewing this morning re:the budget deficit?

Well one good thing.

Weiner should resign for one reason.

Solar or wind for your house?

O.K., the obvious--a brief rant.

Bad democrats tweet pictures of their junk, good democrats coddle the rich and carpet bomb villages

Bad democrats tweet pictures of their junk, good democrats coddle the rich and carpet bomb villages

ABC News `likely’ to name woman who says she received shirtless Weiner pic, source says

With Weinergate the PTB just sent every Dem politician a message.

Leave Weiner alone.

It's A Good Thing Ted Kennedy Didn't Resign. He Came Back

"Our jackets came off. Buttons were unbuttoned. It was as if we were frantic, and we were."

Here's the problem

here we go: nytimes - A Conservative Blogger Looks for Legitimacy

Pelosi Calls for Ethics Committee Investigation of Congressman Weiner

Need counter argument regarding COLA not being increased.

Breitbart is still more sleazy, creepy, gross than Weiner

Why do they do this? We have rep 4 the people and their carnal desires screw it up?

Armchair astronaut’ Mars video goes viral

“He was always actively watching the women he worked with to see if they could be potential partners

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! & a new Kitty gif

Cong. Weiner! (Or anyone reading this who knows him!) Rehabilitation starts here:

"Not resigning."

I don't Twitter... can someone explain something to me?

Myth: Lower Taxes For The Rich Helps The Economy

I just hid 72 Weiner threads

Anthony Weiner Can Stay As Long As He Wants To.

Anthony Weiner Can Stay As Long As He Wants To.

Anthony Weiner Can Stay As Long As He Wants To.

Weinergate does just not do this scandal justice....

The Santorum story from the WP 2005. Time to remember.

Radiation levels likely exceed safety standard outside evacuation zone (JAPAN)

NY Times investigation: Disabled care homes ignore abuse

Independent panel begins probe into Fukushima nuclear crisis (JAPAN)

The odds are that Weiner will resign within the next week or so

Have you ever emailed,twittered,or messaged a picture

There's a lesson to be learned.

There's a lesson to be learned.

Dem Congressman lies about a photo: Outrage! Republican PRESIDENT lies to start a war: NOTHING!

Nice to see Weiner man up

Three more AZ state legislators modify financial-disclosure forms to fess up to gifts from ALEC

Who still rents an old fashioned landline phone?

Hey Repub Lurkers, I Got A Great Idea

(TX) Congressional redistricting plan is sure to change — ’100 percent sure’ — House leader says

This is the Observable Universe:

If Anthony Weiner Resigns, It'll Only Get Worse

I've heard Lincoln was gay...

I've heard Lincoln was gay...

When Will the Democratic Party Understand?

both WJ Clinton and Weiner looked RIGHT AT Wolf Blitzer and lied!

9 "Conspiracy Theories" that really were true

So it's ok to torture someone 180 times, but god forbid you show someone your dick.

Meagan Broussard...crawling out of the woodwork for 15mins of fame

Cheney was pre-pardoned

Photo of Reporters Waiting to Hear President Obama Speak About Soldiers Killed in Iraq Today

I hope Weiner goes into the private sector

Condoleezza teams with Chevron

Five U.S. Troops Killed in Central Iraq

Volcano, lightning, wallpaper, you asked for it.

The GOP Support Men Deducting Viagra But Attack Planned Parenthood

Russ Feingold leads a protest around the Capitol today in Madison WI....

Philadelphia Housing Authority Seeks Takers for Vacant Properties

GOP senators call for CMS to abandon Medicare ACO plans

House GOP pushes to slash federal workforce

Do you still think there's a conspiracy?

I have said it in the past that one of our weaknesses as a country

Has anything ruined more careers than improper penis usage? (List the Fallen)

Opponents of 2nd Detroit bridge post fake eviction notices on homes(Americans for Prosperity)

Millions are unemployed, the Empire is collapsing

Too bad Weiner didn't just shoot someone in the face, like Cheney did.

Too bad Weiner didn't just shoot someone in the face, like Cheney did.

If you're watching NC; Breitbart special guest at NC Republican Convention

Anthony Weiner has pretty much no career options left now

Tom the Dancing Bug on Paul Revere's Ride

DU ladies: Was Weiner just "flirting," as has been asserted here?

Japan Today: Gov't may expand scope of evacuation order in Fukushima

She became in essence his other wife . . . his office wife.”

Three arrested, accused of illegally feeding homeless

House Republicans propose Social Security opt-out + Digby comments

Kentucky National Guard Soldiers Head To Iraq

"Walkerville" tent city grows in Wisconsin

AMA news article notes ALEC's role in push to allow interstate health insurance sales

A reader's comment in the New York Times made a GREAT point about Medicare

Anthony Weiner "tweeted" his underwear pic, not BIG CORPORATIONS out to get him that did it.

Rep. Weiner:"I was never with these women. I never met them."

Ironic how Ed Schultz is berating Rep. Weiner for mistakes after

Anyone who is saying "See there's no difference between D & R's"

We helped set the trap for rep Weiner by defending him in advance of the facts ....

We had a murder/suicide in the neighborhood last night - not far from the brothel, couple weeks ago.

Nancy Pelosi calls for ethics probe of Rep. Anthony Weiner over lewd Twitter photo

Camoflage -- Mr. Fish Toon

why is Nancy Polsi calling for a ethic investigation?

It Isn't Journalism: Woeful MSM Coverage of WI Supreme Court Election 'Recount'

Polk County, FL couple arrested on charges of making porn at home

How come nobody ever asks Gingrich about the doubleheaded dildo he shares with Boehner?

As a rank and file Democrat... I am not a happy camper with Wiener

Does Ed Shultz have some prior issues with Anthony Weiner?

I can't seem to bring myself to give a damn about this whole Weiner thing.

LEMONADE TIME: Weiner should USE this to INCREASE focus on Clarence Thomas' criminal financial lies.

Oh Great - More Weiner Pics

In the political world, being an atheist is the worst.

A married Pol flirts on the Net and our media makes a "circus" out of this

The Lessons of the Day

WTF? Breibart just hijacked Wiener's press conference?

FYI- We have lost 15 troops so far this month in Afghanistan.

The Sanctimonious Priggery Concerning Weiner Is More Annoying

I still like Anthony Weiner...if I were in his district, I would still vote for him...

I still like Anthony Weiner...if I were in his district, I would still vote for him...

Here's why I tend to hold dems to a lower standard when it comes to sex scandals

A Warming Planet Struggles to Feed Itself (& of course, mainstream GOP still in denial)

I don't want someone in the House that is so hung up over sex that

Right now, every Democrat in Washington -- including Obama -- is asking Weiner to resign

Recommend here if you think Weiner should do a press conference with his shirt off.

It troubles me greatly to post this, but if Rep Weiner did........

So did the girl lie as well?

Five American soldiers were slaughtered in Iraq today

Weiner will likely be re-elected

I am glad Huma Abedin was not by his side

Bret Bart has a picture of Rep Wiener's 24 year old escort brain... brain...

I still don't care.

LA TIMES: You know how Sarah Palin said Paul Revere warned the British? ...

20 Facts About US Inequality Everyone Should Know +An Update On The Uber-Wealthy & Global Inequality

Obama to pressure Merkel on Libya

Some People Can't Handle Social Media...Weiner Can't

Ya know, not all men are cheaters. Weiner was an idiot for doing what he did.


That syphilletic cretin can now stand proud and yell *Mission Accomplished*

Shouldn't Ginny and Clarence Thomas be investigated for tax evasion?

Wisconsin's largest Solar Farm is Epic

Wiener tweets his own johnson...

So let me get this straight - it is a crime for adult males to flirt online?

If Weiner admitted it on day one, this whole thing would've gone away

Are we hypocrites if we say Weiner should not resign?

You never hear of woman taking pictures of their vaginas and texting them

Seems like Weiner made all of us look like idiots!

Sorry, I Still Support Anthony Weiner

AIPAC: The unrivalled lobby

Crotalus Horridus (Timber Rattlesnake)

DU's friendly advice to Rep. Weiner, starting with me.


God damn.

God damn.

'Patriotic Millionaires' Describe What They've Done With Their Bush Tax Cuts: 'I Built A Dance Floor

A Refresher: Why Breitbart Is Massively More Despicable Than Weiner Could Ever Hope To Aspire To

I just don't care about the Weiner pseudo-scandal. Anybody else?

Here are some issuses that you are NOT talking about

A Brief History of the Patriot Act - byTom Tomorrow

Unschooling: The Ayn Rand approach to education.

David Vitter David Vitter David Vitter David Vitter David Vitter

David Vitter David Vitter David Vitter David Vitter David Vitter

From LBN - "Jilted ex-boyfriend puts up abortion billboard" (Edited)

D-Day + 67 years

Meanwhile Rick Santorum describes the ability to regulate consensual homosexual acts...

DU helps a family in the aftermath of the Joplin Tornado, A very special thanks

Anybody else just sort of feeling sad and deflated re: Weiner?

Martin Luther King was a big time philanderer

Jonathan Alter gets an earful over his article attacking Diane Ravitch. Good for teachers!

'He lied about the affair" is the same argument the GOP used in impeaching Clinton.

The smoke and Haze in Savannah is incredible

Ten Things to Do When You're Feeling Hopeless (Utne Reader)

Wiener has Now Given Credibility to Breitbart. Thanks Anthony!

Oh FFS! Now Hannity is claiming that Palin was right in saying Paul Revere

How we came to misunderstand dogs

Study: Power matters more than gender when it comes to Infidelity

I am TIRED of the purer than thou holding us to a higher standard than the Pukes

Dolphin hooligans are going around killing innocent porpoises

Did Clarence Thomas sexually harass Anita Hill?

Democrats stay quiet on Medicaid cutbacks

Fact: Breitbart is a sleazy, lying, cheating, piece of crap.

It's not the lying for me. It's the sheer stupidity.

Our Tahrir Square: DC's Freedom Plaza on October 6th

The New Generation and the Digital Camera.

The BIG differences between Canadians and Americans

BUSH-ERA U.S. Attorney Is the TARGET of a Federal Investigation

Found because of LBN- The Return of Back-Alley Abortions

If his wife can't trust him, can you?

Said Before, I'll say again. We CAN'T legalize, till we can test.

Said Before, I'll say again. We CAN'T legalize, till we can test.

Obama's in - no more tax breaks for millionaires

Can we stop pretending like everyone is morally correct. Everyone loves sex!

I spent much of today defending Congressman Weiner.

Capitalism vs Communism

Supreme Court allows California to grant in-state tuition to illegal immigrants

I stand with Anthony Weiner

Any Milwaukee Brewers fans here?

I planted some bird seed, how much water do I add?

When your blonde lab-assistant goes "Woof!", is it a good thing or a bad thing?

Friday I left my phone at work. When I realized it, I went back...and everything was locked up.

Long Red


Since I Had You

My new VERY favorite site: I give you...Jeremy Irons Crying.

A Love Of Your Own

The World of Today


Modest Mouse-Little Motel

My Little Girl

Field Of Sorrow

Funniest typo on a Chinese restaurant menu (or any cuisine)

You And The Music

It's so TWANGY! Lovin' Spoonful - "Do You Believe In Magic," Live, 1965

The Byrds-"Do You Believe In Magic"- LIVE on "Hullabaloo," 10/4/65

So in a nutshell you can now call the MTV Movie awards the Twilight Award Show

The Byrds, probably all hopped up on goofballs, "Eight Miles High" 9/23/70 @ the Fillmore East

Music Is My Sanctuary


Paul Revere's ride: Here is MY version and I am sticking with it...

Bobby Brown Goes Down

Shifting Gears


Evil Ways & Faith Interlude


She's A Woman

Coast Guard responds to sinking of the "Titanic". This is not a repeat from 1912.


Ugly is bad

With very few personal requests on my record.

Awww, kitty wants to play...

Breitbart breaks photo of President Obama's Weiner.

Breitbart breaks photo of President Obama's Weiner.

Hey Joe

I'll have some medium salsa with that Tornado.....

I see who's happy and who's not.

I've decided to wash my floor today

Question for any doctors/pharmacists on here:

So, who watched Game of Thrones last night? (spoilers)

Best places to eat in Portland OR

Never Gonna Give You Up

"Scientology, how about that? You hold on to the tin cans..."

I gotta get out of GD.. TOOOO many tempting copycats possible

I gotta get out of GD.. TOOOO many tempting copycats possible

A weeping Weiner stands proud in front of media, spouts truth. Regrets causing pain.

Blue Man Group on PBS

Picked up a copy of the Indianapolis Monthly's annual City Guide today.

How much is that weiner in the window...

The internet is for...

I say to thee, the cock shall not crow, till thou deny me thrice.

What's a good move for a first date?

Apple, Windows of the early '90s called, it wants its program manager back.

How do I keep fish from eating the turds in my pond?

Giorgio Tozzi (Some Enchanted Evening)

Can you guys help me find something?

Ever walked into a plate glass window?

OMG. I so want to patronise this establishment!

Non political: This is for all Star Wars fans out there

Disseminating dirty digital images of yourself

Help Create Weiner Campaign Slogans

How do I keep birds from eating the fish in my pond?


For real??

"Eight Miles High" Husker Du

Cheap GPUs are rendering strong passwords useless

Semi-nude photo of President Obama shocks nation....

A Wiener break, enjoy....

And you think YOU have had a bad day...

I believe cats are made of an entirely separate and different kind of matter.

any ideas for inexpensive wedding present for.. ?

Recipient of lewd tweet criticizes New York Post story via Twitter

Michael Moore offers job to fired Senate page (from Canada)

Three arrested, accused of illegally feeding homeless

Three arrested, accused of illegally feeding homeless

Seabed mining risks in Pacific on Fiji talks agenda

New posters for classic movies

Picture of my huge organ

They Want to Make Voting Harder?

Mini warbler performing to teenage dream

NZ quake: Christchurch hit by magnitude 5.0 aftershock

A 6 wk old kitten caught a mouse in my house and won't let me have it.

Plans to build electric cars in 3 states stall

No.1 reactor vessel damaged 5 hours after quake (No. 2/3 reactors after 80/79 hours )

Patti Labelle sued over airport attack.

Why do you switch from winter to summer tires in the spring? I'm new to car ownership

Buchanan: Evangelicals Would Support "Romney... Over "Barack ...Obama, Who's An African American

Left-winger Humala wins Peru election, markets plunge

Jurors Believed Cops Were Guilty of Rape, But Lack of DNA Forced Acquittal

Tokyo Doubles Estimate for Total Radiation Release In 1st Week After Quake

U.S. Missiles Kill 16 in Pakistan

5 U.S. troops killed in Iraq (June 6)

Assistant attorney general (WI) says Legislature can lock its doors to the public

Collider scientists close in on antimatter

NATO chief Rasmussen to ask allies to step up their participation in Libya operation

Weiner Press conference @ 4pm

Conservative Site Posts New Weiner Pics

Three arrested, accused of illegally feeding homeless

CNN Weiner Press Conference video

Katie Couric signs deal for ABC talk show

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday, June 6, 2011

State Department blasted over private contractor management

Connecticut House to Vote on Decriminalizing Pot After Senate OKs Bill

Syria vows to retaliate after attack on police and security forces

Pelosi Calls for Ethics Committee Investigation of Congressman Weiner

Rebels 'wrest town from Gaddafi forces'

Syria says 120 forces killed in northern 'massacre'

New York Congressman Weiner Admits Online Relationships With Various Women

As Arizona Fire Grows, Winds Spread a Smoky Haze

Eric Cantor: OK, Maybe The Debt Ceiling Deadline Is For Real

Some gay couples seek green cards in final effort to fight deportation in light of changes

White House brushes off House Libya resolution, unlikely to send formal response to questions

Paid Sick Leave Bill's Passage Makes For A Connecticut First

Rudy Giuliani says Mitt Romney made a "terrible mistake" with Massachusetts health care plan

Libyan rebels' advances near Misrata wiped out by Nato orders

Supreme Court Revives Suit Against Halliburton

Arguments begin in collective bargaining case (Wisconsin)

WikiLeaks shows bitter Canada-U.S. water tiff

First Trial Begins on Monday in the Winkler County Memorial Hospital Scandal

S. Carolina Supreme Court Rules Against Governor.

Supreme Court rejects illegal immigrants' tuition case (California in-state tuition)

Massive Wildfire Threatens New Mexico

Emissions record clouds climate talks after International Energy Agency report released

Dem senators to Biden: Ryan Medicare plan should be off the table

Army Expects Full Breach of Missouri River Levee

Oh no....another Weiner pic.....hope this is the last one:

Anyone tried an "Ice bandanna" or something similar to keep cool?

Ollanta Humala Elected: Leftist Candidate Narrowly Wins Peru Election

AP Sources: Edwards emails acknowledge payments

FBI partner attacked by hackers, passwords taken

It's 89F out and I have no A/C, I'm ROASTING. Yuck!

Wisconsin (Supreme) court set to hearing arguments in union suit

South Carolina lawmaker files suit to block governor's order

Name a song that you dislike by a singer/group that you really like. We won't judge you, promise!

River brings nuke plant declaration (stage one emergency in Nebraska)

Furries - What's your opinion?

India okays biggest deal with US for C-17s at $4.1 bn

Is there a song that you're embarrassed that you like?

i need some male authors... military. tom clancy is a favorite of husband.

Organizations using their resources to distribute dirty images (showing your face) on the internet

Three score and 7 years ago,

Louisiana Republican Aims To Overturn Roe v. Wade

White House pledges Obama will order a ‘real drawdown’ of troops from Afghan war in July

NY Rep. Weiner admits he sent lewd pix; won't quit

GOP's Santorum say's he's running for president

E. coli outbreak in Europe not from sprouts: initial tests

Images of Budapest from last week

Jilted ex-boyfriend puts up abortion billboard

One in four US hackers 'is an FBI informer'

UPDATE 2-Top White House economist Goolsbee steps down

Spectacular BBC photo of Chilean volcano (great wallpaper!)

3 nuclear reactors melted down after quake, Japan confirms

Local couple foreclosing on Bank of America strikes chord worldwide

**June 5th MFM Update (and beyond!)**

Vouchercare Is Not Medicare, By PAUL KRUGMAN

Letting a Diamond slip away

E.J. Dionne: The Canary in the GOP Coal Mine

Visualizing Impressions of the Republican Presidential Candidates

Politico: Jon Huntsman to be keynote speaker at College Republican Convention

Politico: Jon Huntsman to be keynote speaker at College Republican Convention

NYT: They Want to Make Voting Harder?

and the GOP field just gets better

Must read from Dean Baker: Disaster Not Averted

Goolsbee on Obama's jobs strategy

Daily Kos diary that obliterates the RW talking point on losing above 7.2% unemployment

Mitt should tell Rudy that he will apologize for RomneyCare when Rudy

WH: Earn While You Learn: 100 Years of Apprenticeship

GOP v.s Obama, in one toon

* Obama planning big pivot to jobs?

I never thought I would say this, but GDP is the sane side of the house today!

Covering Obama’s Secret War: When drones strike, key questions go unasked and unanswered

Dems draw hard line with White House: Time to take Ryancare off the table

Obama Wraps Meeting With Advisers on Afghan War

WH: Investing in Our Communities and Creating Jobs

Possible challengers to Stabenow emerge

Foe of voter ID law calls for Akin investigation

McIntosh considering run for 5th District seat (Indiana)

Just saw some of Santorum's interview with Stephanopolus. Now, I'll ask

Okay where are we exactly in Iraq and Afghanistan...

Is Warren Buffett's Grandson Running for Congress?

Tea Party Express chair admits movement is just an arm of the GOP

Hey Sarah, you haven't seen the "gotcha" questions yet

Supporting President Obama is easy.

Democrats 0 Republicans 1

Anybody else find it hard to watch this Wiener press conference?

Why the fuck do democrats let this guy get them all the time

What the hell has gotten into Ed Schultz saying Weiner should resign

Sy Hersh says Obama is Isolated... "differing opinions can't get to him"...he was "innocent"

What the hell is Micheal Steel doing on MSNBC is he a Contributor for them now

Steve McMahon: I will be surprise if Weiner is still in Congress in two weeks


Now Goolsbee is leaving, wTF is going on?

I feel very confident that Barack Obama would never allow himself to get involved in a sex scandal.

"Who will be Palin's VP candidate?" The type of question, I fear, we will hear in 9-12 months.

MSNBC and the rest of the media is set to go after Weiner to RESIGN

Psycho Brat Jordan Engle "Western Air" Netflix Ad

Young Turks: Drunk Drivers Can Sue Bartenders?

Thousands of Israeli youth chant "Mohammad is Dead"

Grover Norquist's Role in Budget Talks

Let's Be There

The Agenda Project: Patriotic Millionaires

Did Your Representative Vote to End Medicare?

TDPS: Mainstreaming of Torture with "Enhanced Interrogation Techniques"

L. O'Donnell brilliant Take On The Right Wing's Fake 1967 Israeli Borders Controversy

Papantonio: America’s New Service Economy

Just Released! ANONYMOUS declares war on the system! JOIN THE RESISTANCE!

Condoleezza teams with Chevron

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds - Chuck Collins - Part 1 - Inequality 101

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds - Chuck Collins - Part 2 - Inequality 101

Ollanta Humala Elected: Leftist Wins Peru Election


FOX News Uses Tina Fey Photo As Sarah Palin

Boehner's 150 Economists Lie Exposed

Maids protest as DSK arrives at N.Y. court

Mike Malloy - Taxes In America: The Truth

Religious Leaders: GOP’s ‘Ayn Rand’ Budget Targets Poor, Goes Against Religious Values

Syrian Army Officer Deserts Army

Michael Smerconish (of all people) points out the GOPs hilarious hypocrisy on Israel

You STILL Have My Support, Mr. Weiner.

Saturday Night Live - Dick In A Box

Interview with Rep Garamendi on the Make it in America Act

Andrew Breitbart Takes Over Anthony Weiner Conference

Rachel Maddow laughs at Republicans trying to unsay what they've said

Stop the Machine!

Sarah Plain doubles down on Paul Revere history lesson

TYT: Secrets of The Patriot Act

Thom Hartmann: Does Obama have a secret weapon in the debt ceiling debate?

Andrew Breitbart Takes The Podium At Anthony Weiner's Press Conference Before The Congressman

Drone-Kill Culture: Predator Playstation

RT vs Mainstream Media

It's My D*ck in A Tweet

Mike Malloy - Palin Idiocy Has No Limits

Why exactly was Weiner seen as a progressive champion?

E.J. Dionne: The Canary in the GOP Coal Mine

United in Mutual Annoyance What's Gone Wrong with German-US Relations?

AIDS: 30 Years Later ( article collection, with comments)

A Call from Labor: Ban Big Bank Stock Options

Libya rebels want U.S. recognition to help pay bills

They Want to Make Voting Harder?

Vaccine price cuts win praise - but £2.2bn funding gap remains

Is the media FINALLY figuring out that Republicans don't care about the deficit?

Glued to The Weather Channel While the World Burns

In Defense Of Canadas Medicare

You can't reconcile Ayn Rand and Jesus

Sarah Palin's ''The Ride of Paul Revere. Also.''

Outsourcing War and Peace—Six Questions for Laura Dickinson by Scott Horton

India to raise H1B Visa issue with US: Sharma

Colombia's amoral development

The IMF slowly wakes up to economic reality

The Creeping Nausea of American Exceptionalism (James Howard Kunstler)

Firms halting coverage as reform starts: survey

Glued to the Weather Channel While the World Burns

The Rise of the Second String Psychopaths

Israelis rush for second passport & keep eyes on exit

Tragedy in Joplin provides opportunity for new approach

Unions protest against UK jobs coming to India

3,000 IBM Employees pledge 2.4 Million hours of volunteer work to celebrate IBM's centennial.

Anthony Weiner to Resign, to Run For … President?

What would Carl Jung make of 2011? {on the 50th ann. of his death}

Weiner’s confession is too little, too late

The Sky Really Is Falling & Our Only Salvation Is the Rapid Dismantling of the Fossil Fuel Industry

The Global Energy Crisis Deepens: Three Energy Developments That Are Changing Your Life

Running in the red: How the U.S., on the road to surplus, detoured to massive debt

The Water Is Wide: Building a Revolution

Australian Climate Scientists get death threats

Seabed mining risks in Pacific on Fiji talks agenda

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Cal Berkely radiation monitoring updates (kale/air/milk)

Our planet needs us

Scientists call for radiation exposure reduction

China shops for Latin American oil, food, minerals

Voluntary Carbon Markets Growing Explosively, Totalled Whopping 0.043% Of 2010 Emissions

Good Chance Mauve Stinger Jellyfish Will Hang Around FL Beaches For Another Year

China's EPA Delivers Annual Report - Environmental Situation "Very Grave" - NYT

Approaching 2-Year Mark On Pledge Of Climate Funding, Developing World Skeptical At Bonn Talks

NSIDC - Low Arctic Ice Extent In May, But Melt Will Depend On Weather Conditions

Record rains in California

Saudi Aramco Begins Shale Gas Operations In NW, Around Ghawar - SF Chronicle

Heaven help us - "Entering a Golden Age of Gas?"

Wheat Fields Wilt in Drought as Parched Earth Spreads From China to Kansas

Don't Play with Power Lines

Ray Kurzweil - The Movie - Energy Bulletin

Blowing Smoke: Correcting Anti-Wind Myths in Ontario

All 7 Major Chinese River Systems Polluted; 23.7% Of Flows Grade 4 Or 5; 16.4% Unusable For Anything

Japan Raises Estimate of Initial Radiation Release (more than doubled)

Five largest Arizona wildfires on record occurred in the last 9 years

Saudi plans to build 16 nuclear reactors by 2030

Germany Must Find 10 Gigawatts of Capacity, Handelsblatt Says

May 2011 Atmospheric CO2 Concentration 394.35; May 2010 - 393.22; May 2009 - 390.18

Rate Of Atmospheric Carbon Buildup Now 10X Faster Than During Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum

Saudi prince: "We don't want the West to go and find alternatives..."

Carbon Release to Atmosphere 10 Times Faster Than in the Past, Geologists Find

Truckers Choose Hydrogen Power

Merkel's Cabinet Backs Nuclear Shutdown, Wins Support

NPR: Is The Future Of Nuclear Power In Minireactors?

Emissions reports on vehicles using water for fuel (Major Dialup Warning)

French Areva wants to build nuclear recycling facility in US.

Quote Of The Day - Robert Gates

Westboro Protests Outside NBA Finals

U.K. Scouts: We Want Gay Members

Wingnut Loses Mind Over Rainbow Flag

Red Sox to produce an "It Gets Better" anti-bullying video for gay youth

France's First Gay Marriage

Wanda Sykes: Harder to be gay than black in America - Groups don't tell people to stop being black

I feel...dirty

Muslim Creationists, Same as the Other Creationists

Office pool: how many governors will rush to Houston in August for a chance to pray with Perry?

Doyle McManus: Shifting sands of religion and politics

World atheist convention chairman of irish group explains atheist 'arrogance'

Summarised: Every science v. religion discussion in history

Just how much will the USMNT suck in the Gold Cup?

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